A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
Pope Francis is likely to visit Thailand in November, according to Vatican sources.
An Indian bishop has criticised a judge who said students risked abuse and forced conversion at Christian schools.
The Pope has accepted the resignation of Tanzanian Cardinal Polycarp Pengo.
A hospital boat named Pope Francis has set sail on the Amazon River.
Tang Zhe says Chinese officials are “intensifying efforts” to force Catholics to join the state-approved Church.
John Allen assesses rumours of a papal “coup” in Italian politics.
And Cassandra Nelson reveals what she most admires about the late novelist Toni Morrison.
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